What does Arlean mean?
Arlean /ar-lean/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is a variant form, with the suffix -an, of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin.
How popular is Arlean?
Arlean is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3828 out of 4276, Top 90%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Arlean and corresponding names. Arleen, Arlene, Arlie, Arline, Arly, Lena (#279 last year) and Lina (#767) are the prominent variation forms of Arlean (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.4514%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1363%, 69.8% less), with the forms Arleen, Arlene, Arlie, Arline and Lina falling out of style. Lena (#279) is the most trendy girl name in this list, and there is also a rebound in birth name usage for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)